United States of America 1920s

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  • A Chicago newspaper affiliated with the Communist Party remarks on the opening of the Institute for Sex Science in Germany under Dr. Hirschfeld (March 4, 1924).
  • William J. Fielding publishes Homosexual Life (1925).
  • Mae West's play The Drag is banned in the State of New York, some of the cast is arrested. The play is reported to have had strong "homosexual" themes (February 1, 1927).

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